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... be a bit like the kit-kat advert, as we've missed them so far. Vast amount of zebra poop in garden, suggests they are not fibbing though (Joy and Tim tracker badge level 1).
Joy's Big 5 of things to see in Africa:
Valley of Desolation
Tim's top 5 (after removing animals which don't live in Africa):
... We did manage it to finish cooking in time and had our meal out on the balcony.
Without power it is a very nice way to just sit and chat by candle and oil light. We also had the chance to look at the very bright stars, so very much better without light pollution. Looking at the stars, Mac discovered Anthea is a true star gazer, knowing most of the stars visible in this part of the world ( not really true, just know more than inthe Northern hemishphere!)
Driving out of the city, it felt like our journey was finally beginning. Andy took the map and was an excellent navigator. We hooked up my iPhone via auxiliary cable and enjoyed our own soundtrack with the windows down and South African air spilling in.
We stopped in the small, beautiful mountain town of Sabie for lunch. My first proper South African meal did not disappoint - impala ...
... I ventured out into the overgrown garden, before anyone else stirred. The weather was mild, calm and dry, but very misty. First bird found was a Dark-capped Bulbul, one of the commonest and noisiest birds in South Africa. The garden being dark and heavily vegetated I headed on to the estate streets. I soon came across my 1st lifer of the trip - a call alerting me & then I spotted a red finch type bird -a male African Firefinch. Some birds were seen and not identified ...
We stayed overnight at the Airport Game Lodge, just north of Oliver Tambo International. We had a fantastic 2 hour thunderstorm, which is typical of the highveld. After a much needed sleep we had breakfast before going to the Airport to pick Anne & John. We then left at 1pm for Graskop, Mpumalanga. The journey wasn't without ...